Essex County (New Jersey)

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2014

    Reynaldo Nazario Knew How to Do One Thing Really Well: Steal Cars

    Reynaldo Nazario had a twin sister, but she died when they were eight months old. His family soon realized that he was slower than most children. He didn't walk until he was five. He didn't know how to use his hands or feet. He couldn't speak, because he didn't know how to use his tongue. He took sp ... More >>

  • News

    March 19, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 18, 2014

    Ex-Con for Congress: Aaron Fraser Swears He is Not a Crook (Anymore)

    "Where are you from? What have you done?" a tiny 80-year-old woman demands, peering out from the doorway of her Jersey City home. "I've never heard of you." Aaron Fraser is standing on the woman's wide wooden veranda, asking if she will sign a petition in support of adding his name to the ballot fo ... More >>

  • Film

    October 2, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    Justin Bieber Imposter Lee Moir Busted In Child Sex Scheme

    A 12-year-old New Jersey girl recently succumbed to Bieber Fever. Only problem is, it wasn't Justin Beiber who caused the fever -- it was a 34-year-old Canadian guy who convinced the girl to make sexual videos of herself and send them to him over the Internet.According to prosecutors in Essex County ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    10 Inches of Snow Possible on April Fool's Day

    "L" is for WHAT THE FUCK?​Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not a joke. Not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2008

    Election 2008: The Morning Line

    PS 110, Greenpoint was humming at 7 a.m.; twenty-minute wait. Big lines at Miss Heather's polling place, too. In Harlem the lines are "up the block." "Down the block and around in corner," said a voter in Crown Heights. "My god," said a volunteer in Bensonhurst, "So busy for first thing in the mor ... More >>

  • News

    July 31, 2007

    A Hire Calling

    On their honor, it's politics as usual in Brooklyn

  • News

    July 25, 2006

    Dumping on Everyone Else

    Trash plan relieves our neighborhoods, but west of the Hudson, it's just more of the same old garbage from New York City

  • NYC Life

    March 9, 2004
  • News

    April 1, 2003

    From Baghdad to Brooklyn

    Immigrants Brace for Backlash but Fear Alerting NYPD

  • News

    July 13, 1999

    Against the Blue Wall

    A Black Cop Tries To Break the Code of Silence in New Jersey

  • News

    February 2, 1999

    Bring Me The Head

    Bloodsucking, headhunting, and other racial myths about new york's reputed black separatist cults